Philosophical Passages: Wittgenstein, Emerson, Austin, Derrida / Edition 1

Philosophical Passages: Wittgenstein, Emerson, Austin, Derrida / Edition 1

by Stanley Cavell
ISBN-10:
0631192719
ISBN-13:
9780631192718
Pub. Date:
01/17/1995
Publisher:
Wiley

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Philosophical Passages: Wittgenstein, Emerson, Austin, Derrida / Edition 1

In this most recent collection of his writing, Cavell provides extraordinary careful and sustained readings of Emerson's "Fate", Derrida's response to J. L. Austin in "Signature Event Context", and Wittgenstein's Philosophical Investigations.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780631192718
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 01/17/1995
Series: Bucknell Lectures in Literary Theory Series
Pages: 212
Product dimensions: 7.87(w) x 9.84(h) x 0.59(d)

Table of Contents

Preface.

Acknowledgements.

Introduction: Michael Payne and Richard Fleming.

1. Emerson's Constitutional Amending: Reading Emerson's "Fate".

2. What Did Derrida Want of Austin?.

3. Seminar on "What Did Derrida Want of Austin?".

4. The Self of Philosophy: An Interview with Stanley Cavell.

5. Continuing Cavell: Side Roads of "The Claim of Reason": Richard Fleming.

6. Notes and Afterthoughts on the Opening of Wittgenstein's Investigations.

Stanley Cavell: A Working Bibliography, 1951-1994: Compiled by Peter S. Fosl and Michael Payne.

Index.

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